Australia is an egalitarian society that all people are treated equally and have the same rights. The idea of egalitarian started from the earlier colonial history, guaranteed by political system and realized in social lives of Australian. Disher (1987) descripted that Australian history began with a dark period that many convicts were sent to this colony. These convicts lived in hard conditions. They worked for the colonizer and free settlers as servants and laborers. All convicts were supervised all the time and the punishment was extremely cruel. Therefore, these convicts desired freedom and equal rights as other free settlers. Disher (1987) also reported that hundreds of convicts fought with the colonizers for freedom at Castle Hill government farm in 1804. Many escaped convicts “preferred to fight to the death than be sent back to prison.”These convicts were...
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